AMD Ryzen 5 1400 vs Intel Core i5-7400

AMD Ryzen 5 1400
AMD Socket AM4 DESKTOP
3200 MHz / Cores: 4 / Apr 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Intel Core i5-7400
Intel Socket 1151 DESKTOP
3300 MHz / Cores: 4 / Sep 2016
Intel Core i5-7400

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    112%
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    100%

Relative performance

Single thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    100%
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    120%

Relative performance

Multi thread performance index

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    127%
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Much higher multi threaded performance (around 27% higher). This allows for higher performance in professional applications like encoding or heavy multitasking.
Around 12% higher average synthetic performance.

Reasons to consider Intel Core i5-7400

Much higher single threaded performance (around 20% higher), makes a noticeable performance difference in gaming and the majority of applications.
Has an integrated GPU, which allows to run the system without a dedicated graphics card, unlike the AMD Ryzen 5 1400.

AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Gaming

HWBench recommends AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Productivity

HWBench recommends AMD Ryzen 5 1400

Based on productivity benchmarks, overall multithreaded performance and theoretical specifications.



Specifications

Features

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
MMX
3DNow!
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSE4A
AMD64
CnQ
NX bit
AMD-V
SMT
SSSE3
SSE4.2
AVX
AVX2
EIST
Intel 64
XD bit
VT-x
VT-d
AES-NI
TSX
TXT
CLMUL
FMA3
F16C
BMI1
BMI2
vPro
Boost 2.0

Architecture

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
Architecture AMD_Zen vs Intel_Kabylake
Market Desktop vs Desktop
Memory Support DDR4 vs DDR4
Codename Zen vs Kaby Lake
Release Date Apr 2017 vs Sep 2016

Cores

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
Cores 4 vs 4
Threads 8 vs 4
SMPs 1 vs 1
Integrated Graphics No vs Intel HD Graphics 630

Cache

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
L1 Cache 128 KB (per core) vs 64 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 512 KB (per core) vs 256 KB (per core)
L3 Cache 8192 KB (shared) vs 6144 KB (shared)

Physical

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
Socket AMD Socket AM4 vs Intel Socket 1151
Max Case Temp unknown vs 72°C
Package uPGA vs
Die Size 192mm² vs unknown
Process 14 nm vs 14 nm

Performance

AMD Ryzen 5 1400 Intel Core i5-7400
Cpu Frequency 3200 MHz vs 3300 MHz
Turbo Clock Speed 3400 MHz vs none
Base Clock 100 MHz vs 100 MHz
Voltage unknown vs unknown
TDP 65 W vs 65 W

Raw performance index

Raw single-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    3740 points
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    3960 points

Points - higher is better

Raw multi-thread performance estimation

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    17177 points
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    15840 points

Points - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

Rendering: POV-Ray 3.7

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    1497
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    1365

points per second - higher is better

7-zip

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    18881
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    14682

MIPS - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Single Threaded)

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    87.59
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    115.08

points - higher is better

3D Particle Movement (Multi Threaded)

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    507.22
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    352.96

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    134
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    148

points - higher is better

Cinebench R15 CPU Multi 64Bit

  • AMD Ryzen 5 1400
    705
  • Intel Core i5-7400
    549

points - higher is better